Jump to Content

Free Case Evaluation

Fields marked with a * are required

Best Possible Result

To get the best possible result, choosing the right law firm is crucial. Cellino & Barnes is one of our nation’s largest personal injury law firms.

The attorneys at Cellino & Barnes help accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our goal is to get you the best result possible.

Personal Injury Lawyers Who Protect Your Rights

Los Angeles | Buffalo | Bronx | Brooklyn | Long Island | Manhattan | Queens | Rochester

Ross Cellino and Steve Barnes welcome you to their Personal Injury Firm website. Our website was created to help potential and current clients understand the complexities of personal injury cases. Additionally, it can be used as an investigative aid, offering clients a place where they may do research and learn more about what our California and New York personal injury lawyers have to offer.

If you have suffered a serious injury due to someone else’s negligence, contact us today. Your consultation is Free.


About Cellino & Barnes

50 Years of Trust – Ross Cellino, Sr. started practicing law in 1956 and founded Cellino & Likoudis in 1958. Like many firms, Cellino & Barnes has evolved through a variation of names eventually becoming Cellino & Barnes. Clients have “Trusted for Over 50 Years” our firm to handle their legal matters. Our California and New York personal injury lawyers have made a difference for thousands of clients.

Proven Results – Our Personal Injury Lawyers in New York and Los Angeles have obtained over One Billion Dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients since 1999.

Why are results important? Results are the primary measure of what a law firm can accomplish for you or your loved one. A law firm’s record of results should be seriously considered when you are researching a personal injury law firm. The experienced attorneys at Cellino & Barnes have proven themselves, time and again.

Proven results, along with size and experience, are important factors to consider when choosing a Los Angeles or New York personal injury attorney. If you have suffered a serious injury, our attorneys are standing by to help you.

Extensive Experience – Each attorney at Cellino & Barnes is an experienced personal injury attorney with proven trial experience.

Why is this significant? Although any lawyer could take a case to trial, very few actually do. The insurance companies know this and they will try to settle a case for far less than what the case is worth. The combined experience at Cellino & Barnes is a strength. We have proven to the insurance industry, that our Personal Injury Attorneys New York and Los Angeles mean business. We will not hesitate to take a case to trial when it is in the best interest of our clients.

Whether you need a Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney, Buffalo Lawyer, Rochester Attorney or a Long Island Lawyer, contact Ross Cellino & Steve Barnes today. Let our California and New York attorneys go to work for you. Contact Us Today.

We Hire the Best – Cellino & Barnes has the resources to hire the best experts in the country to review your case. Our Los Angeles car accident lawyers and New York personal injury lawyers understand how important it is to hire the most experienced and knowledgeable experts in their field. This includes vocational experts, accident reconstruction experts and more.

Experienced New York and Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorneys

Accident victims are entitled to seek compensation for a serious injury they have suffered through the negligence of another. This includes compensation for damages, lost wages and medical expenses. Our attorneys represent accident victims who have suffered brain injury, broken bones, back injury, neck injury and more.

At Cellino & Barnes, we are serious about helping our clients. Our experienced attorneys are available 24/7 to offer injury victims a free consultation. If you have been seriously injured and would like to speak to an attorney, we will make arrangements to travel to meet you.

LA & New York Personal Injury Lawyers Helping Car Accident Victims

Texting While Driving

Texting while driving increases your risk of an accident much more than previous studies have concluded. A study by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute used cameras to continuously observe light vehicle drivers and truckers for more than 6 million miles. VTech’s study found that when drivers texted, their collision risk was 23 times greater than when not texting.

Texting and driving don’t mix.

Read more on Texting While Driving Accidents

Car Accident Attorneys

A car accident can have a serious effect on an accident victim and their entire family. Many who are seriously injured, find themselves permanently disabled and in need of a Los Angeles or New York car accident lawyer.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, whether in Los Angeles, Buffalo, Rochester, Long Island or New York City, the Personal Injury Attorneys at Cellino & Barnes will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

Read more

Construction Accident Attorneys

As construction accident attorneys, we have witnessed the serious and often catastrophic injuries that occur when a construction worker falls at a construction site.

In New York State, New York Labor Law 240, also known as the “Scaffold Law”, places responsibility for your fall from a height on the third party. A third party can be the project owner, general contractor or others.

If a third party fails to provide proper safety devices, such as safety lines, harnesses, guardrails, etc., and you fall and are injured, then according to New York Labor Law 240, they may be held liable for your injuries. Don’t wait, Call 8! 800-888-8888.

Read more.

Awards & Recognitions

Super Lawyers
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
AV Rated
Best Lawyers

In the News

Study: Wheelchair Users Most at Risk – NEW YORK – If you’re one of the 2.2 million Americans who use a wheelchair to get around town, you may be at higher risk of getting struck by a car, a new study claims. The findings are troubling; pedestrian wheelchair users are 36 percent more likely to be killed in a traffic crash than […]

The Worst Part about Cheap Gas – BUFFALO, N.Y. – You can consider yourself lucky if you’re an American driver. You fill up your vehicle with some of the cheapest gas in the world – and we all love cheap gas. However, there’s a downside to paying under $3.00/gallon. According to a recent public health study, your safety can be in jeopardy […]

Legal Action Forced Soccer Concussion Protocols – LOS ANGELES – After possibly thousands of concussions and many careers cut short, U.S. Soccer implemented a new protocol last week that aims to curb concussions. The United States Soccer Federation developed a plan that would eliminate ‘heading’ the ball for children 10 years old and younger. The new rules will also limit heading in […]

Good Times Behind Deadly Trend – LOS ANGELES – You can blame the improving economy for the spike in nationwide traffic deaths this year, a government traffic study said. The study noted traffic volume has been steadily increasing and it’s tied to significant improvements in the economy but the downside is that it’s causing more wrecks. A Los Angeles car accident […]

Falls, Fights Behind Most Eye Injuries – NEW YORK – When you slip and fall, you hope you don’t land on your face. Unfortunately, thousands of Americans actually do – and it gets worse: you can injure your sense of sight. A new study found that falls and fights are the leading causes of eye injuries. The study also discovered that the […]

Client Thanks

I would like to thank your firm for representing our family on behalf of my late husband. This whole process was, at times, difficult for us and sometimes painful. But, we were always in good hands as Brian and Maria are two of the hardest working and sincerest people I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. They did a tremendous job.

Read more →

Recent Tweets

Social Accounts


Office Locations

Los Angeles
633 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
16 W. Main Street
Powers Building, Suite 600
Rochester, NY 14614
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
350 Main Street
2500 Main Place Tower
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 888-8888
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
532 Broad Hollow Road
Melville, NY 11747
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
Garden City
600 Old Country Road
Suite 500
Garden City, NY 11530
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
Grider Street
451 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
(716) 888-8888
(800) 888-8888
Map & Directions
420 Lexington Avenue
21st Floor
New York, NY 10170
(800) 888-8888
Maps & Directions

Free Case Evaluation

Fields marked with a * are required
↑ Top